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Jallikattu held in Madurai, 36 bull tamers injured

Thirty-six people were injured, one of them seriously, in a Jallikattu event held at Avanipuram in Madurai district amid high security on Sunday in which more than 900 bulls were used, police......

PIX: Madurai village all set for a 'tamed' Jallikattu

Villages in Tamil Nadu's Madurai district are geared up to host Jallikattu, the controversial bull taming game, with many strict restrictions put in place following a Supreme Court order. A Ganesh......

Brinda Karat visits riot-hit TN village amid drama

Amid high drama, Communist Party of India-Marxist politburo member Brinda Karat today visited a village in Madurai district, hit by caste clashes last year, after initially being refused permission......

'We'll let loose 300 bulls. What'll the cops do?'

A day before the Tamil harvest festival Pongal, Alanganallur village, 18 km from Madurai district, is abuzz with festive anticipation.A huge mandap greets you in the village centre. At least a......

Rural TN protests against bull fight ban

Hundreds of villagers in Madurai district of Tamil Nadu continued their fast for the second day on Monday, in protest against Supreme Court's ban on Jallikattu, the traditional bull fight, during......

Pepsi, Coke can use water from Tamil Nadu river: Madras HC

The Madras High Court Bench in Madurai on Thursday dismissed a couple of public interest litigation petitions filed against the supply of Tamirabarani surface water to industries set up by......

Nilekani's start-up Drishti offers affordable eye care

Backed by Nandan Nilekani and impact fund Lok Capital, Drishti, an affordable eye care chain has lit up the lives of scores of people in rural areas, finds Nirmalya Behera. IMAGE: Dristi’s......

Hayden offers worship at Madurai shrine

IMAGE: Former Australian captain Matthew Hayden. Photograph: Twitter. Former Australian cricketer Matthew Hayden visited the Meenakshi temple in Madurai on Tuesday. As part of a day's visit to......

Umpire Ward stable after blow to head during Ranji match

Australian umpire John Ward is stable after sustaining a blow to the head while officiating in India's Ranji Trophy on Tuesday. Ward was struck in the head in the 48th over from a full-blooded shot......
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Amid speculation of Rajini meeting Modi, fringe Tamil group burns actor in effigy

Amid the speculation of his impending political plunge and his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a fringe Tamil group burnt Tamil... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-amid-speculation-of-rajini-meeting-modi-fringe-tamil-group-burns-actor-in-effigy-2447723
TN CM reviews drought relief measures

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today reviewed drought relief measures and drinking water supply initiatives with seven district... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/tn-cm-reviews-drought-relief-measures-117051800552_1.html
Normal life affected due to transport strike in TN

Normal life affected across Tamil Nadu as government bus services were off the roads following an indefinite strike called by more than 40 trade... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/611670/normal-life-affected-due-transport.html
Amazon India partners FIEO to train sellers on e-commerce

E-commerce major Amazon India has partnered with the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) - South Zone to train merchants on selling... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/amazon-india-partners-fieo-to-train-sellers-on-e-commerce-117051400268_1.html
Meeting held ahead of godown inspection in 3 coastal districts

The meeting was held at the district collectorate here and in Tuticorin and Kanyakumari districts as per the directive of Madras High Court bench... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-meeting-held-ahead-of-godown-inspection-in-3-coastal-districts-2437235

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